I mean, Jesse is a hottie and he doesn't even try to look up her microscopic skirt.... he would tap that if he was straight
Isn't James engaged. Not all men have to be pigs.
"At a young age, he was engaged to a girl named Jessiebelle. It was revealed in The Treasure Is All Mine! that he wanted to marry her at some point but he changed his mind after he saw how controlling and overbearing she was. Unable to stand her, he ran away, leaving his lavish lifestyle as well as beloved pet Growlithe, Growlie, behind."